Cryptid News

Tiny Dog Protects Owner from Potential Sasquatch Attack

While vacationing in North Carolina, Eric Walters captured footage on his smartphone of what appears to be a Sasquatch moving through a grassy field. Walters just happened to be taking his dog Zippy for a walk when the two of them had the unusual encounter. According to Walters, the video was captured on Buck Forest Road in Henderson County. However, …

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Boutwell and His Tennessee Sasquatch

In our first interview, “Skeptic to Believer,” we learned a lot about the man named John Boutwell and his mysterious neighbor, the Tennessee Sasquatch. Boutwell first contacted Monstrum Athenaeum after discovering he accidently took pictures of what appeared to be a genuine Sasquatch encounter in his yard in Lutrell, Tennessee. Apparently John’s brush with this cryptid neighbor didn’t stop with …

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Maine Bigfoot Sightings Predate Founding of State

Maine is the most north-eastern state in the US, known for its beautiful, if wild, scenery.  This undeveloped landscape is perfect for anyone, or anything, wanting to live a life of seclusion. That’s why it’s not surprising to find records of Maine Bigfoot sightings predating the state joining the union in 1820. Stories of creatures matching the general description of …

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Ancient Greeks Made Sure Their Dead Wouldn’t Rise As Zombies

Fascination with zombies is more than a modern phenomena marking the unavoidable apocalypse of mankind due to one (or more) self-induced calamities. The roots of zombie folklore and myths are clearly traceable from the Americas back to the early African settlements in the Carribean. On those islands, a unique culture that believed the dead can return from the grave took …

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Recent Sightings Of The Kentucky Bigfoot

The Bluegrass state is no exception, and lately there seems to be a swelling of Kentucky Bigfoot sightings.

Whether the creature itself is real, the fact remains that sightings of Bigfoot and other rather hairy bipeds have occurred just about everywhere in the US. The Bluegrass state is no exception, and lately there seems to be a swelling of Kentucky Bigfoot sightings. One recent sighting details an encounter in August 2014 by a family simply trying to enjoy …

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The Case of The Florida Fanger

Man dances on Sheriff's car to escape the Florida Fanger

Usually, a news story involving a vampire would rekindle the debate about whether these bloodsucking cryptids were ever real. However, in the case of the Florida Fanger, some vampire stories are so far out there that no one wants to touch them (literally and figuratively). At one point, you’ve most likely experienced a stalker or at least an overly aggressive …

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Alabama Man Puts A Bullet In A Werewolf

Man puts a bullet in a werewolf.

Hunting and fishing – two favorite activities shared by millions the world over. While some people pursue these pleasures for the sport, others take part as a means of survival. Deep in the heart of Alabama, hunting, fishing and farming are an inseparable means of cutting one’s survival out of the land using his or her own hands. Families pass …

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Bigfoot Attack: California Man Reports A Close Call With The Creature

High started the car and began to maneuver it around a large patch of muddy ground when, out of nowhere, a ‘large beast’ appeared.

It should come as no surprise to anyone that a creature as large and as powerful as Bigfoot could pose a real threat to the lonely wilderness adventurer. After all, bears, large cats and wolves are rightfully regarded with extreme caution. A recent story highlighting the potential danger of a Bigfoot attack comes from a group of friends in California …

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Gnawed Bones Proof of Bigfoot At Mount St. Helens?

A professor at Centralia College in Washington recently announced that he’s found scientific proof confirming the existence of Bigfoot. If true, his discovery just might be one of the biggest scientific breakthroughs of this century in the field of cryptozoological research. Professor Mitchel Townsend was walking in the woods near Ryan Lake in East Lewis County, Washington when he found …

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